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The bridge at Dong Ha

John Grider Miller

The bridge at Dong Ha

by John Grider Miller

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dong Ha, Battle of, Đông Hà, Vietnam, 1972.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Grider Miller ; illustrations by Keith Johnston.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS557.8.D66 M55 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 186 p., [8] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2184994M
    ISBN 100870210203
    LC Control Number89002908
    OCLC/WorldCa19125510

    Editions for The Bridge at Dong Ha: (Audio published in ), X (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in In his desperate attempt to blow up the bridge at Dong Ha and keep s men and tanks at bay, Ripley endured three hours of direct fire to rig some pounds of explosives. Such a story of raw courage and personal resolve is rarely : Naval Institute Press.

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